for the First time in the history of the three representatives of Russia were in the top 15 ranking of the Association of tennis professionals (ATP), an updated version of which was published on Monday.
This happened after Karen Khachanov, who last week reached the quarterfinals of the tournament in Dubai, has risen from 17 th to 15-th place. Daniil Medvedev has retained the fifth place, Andrei Rublev – 14.
In the previous times three Russian tennis players were ranked in the top 20 of the ATP rankings from 21 to 28 March 2005, when Marat Safin was the fourth, Nikolay Davydenko – 15-m, Mikhail Youzhny – 19th.
In the first ten there was one change: the Austrian Dominic Tim walked the injured Swiss Roger Federer and climbed to third place. The leader of the Serb Novak Djokovic, the second is the Spaniard Rafael Nadal.
There’s a new man on the podium…
Congratulations @ThiemDomi on becoming World No.3 for the first time! pic.twitter.com/W93EghBFTY
— Tennis TV (@TennisTV) March 2, 2020
the leader of a rating of Female tennis Association (WTA) has left the Australian Ashleigh Barty pursued Simona Halep (Romania) and Karolina Pliskova (Czech Republic).
the Best among the Russians in the ranking remains Ekaterina Alexandrova, occupies 27-e a place. Semifinalist of the tournament in Doha, Svetlana Kuznetsova has risen from 46th to 32nd place.